Recipe for a Happy New Year


Take twelve whole months.

Clean them thoroughly of all bitterness,
hate, and jealousy.

Make them just as fresh and clean as possible.

Doing dishes

Now cut each month into twenty-eight, thirty, or
thirty-one different parts,
but don’t make up the whole batch at once.
Cutting Sausage

Prepare it one day at a time out of these ingredients:
Smiley Cooking

Mix well into each day one part of faith,
one part of patience, one part of courage,
and one part of work.
Smiley face cooking

Add to each day one part of hope,
faithfulness, generosity, and kindness.
Feeding Pigeon

Blend with one part prayer, one part meditation,
and one good deed.
Blender accident

Season the whole with a dash of good spirits,
a sprinkle of fun, a pinch of play,
and a cupful of good humor.
Flashing Happy Face

Pour all of this into a vessel of love.
Ketchup Bottle

Cook thoroughly over radiant joy,
garnish with a smile,
and serve with quietness, unselfishness,
and cheerfulness.

You’re bound to have a happy new year.

New Year confetti

~ Author Unknown ~


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s